Associate Research Scientist
Associate Research Scientist position is available immediately in the Laboratory for Stem Cells and Tissue Engineeringdirected by Dr. Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic in the Biomedical Engineering Department at Columbia
University in the Cityof New York. We are looking for talented, enthusiastic and highly accomplished investigator with strong experience incardiac tissue engineering and stem cells. The work will involve (a) design and fabrication of bioreactors for cultivationand maturation of iPS-derived cardiac tissues, (b) tissue engineering of cardiac tissue
models to study cardiacpatho/physiology, (c) stem cell culture and differentiation into cardiomyocytes, cardiac fibroblasts, and endothelial cells,(d) cardiac tissue characterization and benchmarking to clinical data. Strong experimental skills and published experience the area of the project are a must. The investigator is expected to
work closely with lab members and collaborators,and help supervise junior investigators working on the project.
Candidates must have a PhD or MD/PhD and 3+ yearsPostdoctoral research experience to apply.
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